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Environment-friendly event

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 A recent finalist in the Wellington Gold Awards, and a winner at the Keep NZ Beautiful Awards, the event is continually looking at reducing our impact on the environment.

Energy filled atmosphere

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Leave your headphones at home, we have your entertainment sorted from live bands to cheerleaders.

Hundreds of spot prizes

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During the lead up and on the day keep an eye out for spot prizes. We have thousands of dollars worth of prizes to give away!

Limited edition merch

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Look the part on the day and when training with the official Round the Bays merchandise designed by you!

Beautiful views

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Take in the scenery as you make your way around the course.

You can't beat Wellington on a good day!

Five category options

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For all ages and abilities, Wellington Round the Bays has the course for you.


Whiringa urunga

All course options take you around our stunning Wellington bays, starting at Frank Kitts Park and finishing at Kilbirnie Park. Take in the views as you pass course activations to keep you motivated and even stop for a boogie.

Click below to find out more about each option.

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6.5km Fun Run/Walk

6.5km Buggy Walk

6.5km Active Families

10km Run/Walk

Half Marathon

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